Culture & Sustainability


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Courses of this module
F13 Culture & Sustainability
Product information "Culture & Sustainability"

In this module, you will learn about the various forms of sustainable cultural management at an economic, social and ecological level, and develop techniques for implementing these models within cultural organisations and projects.

Course content

  • Environmental and social sustainability as well as the political framework for sustainability
  • Concepts of Culture and sustainable development
  • Possible roles of culture and the cultural sector in sustainable development

Lecturer: Dr. Annett Baumast

- Exact examination periods in the syllabus

is restricted access: Yes
Requirements - university entrance qualification: Required
Requirements - one year of work experience: Not required
Requirements Language: English: TOEFL Internet (92 points); IELTS (Acad. Level 6.5 points); CAE/CPE (Level C1, Grade B); TOEIC (720 points listening/reading, 310 points speaking/writing); if necessary, individual examination.
Requirements Expertise: None
Topic: Business Administration & Economics, Culture, Management & Leadership
Format of course: Online
Level: Master
Course language: English
Study programme: Arts & Cultural Management
Number of credit points / ECTS: 5
Workload Contact time (in hours): 25
Workload self-study time (in hours): 100
Examination: In-class examination
Exam format: Portfolio
Further exam format: No further Exam

Learning outcomes and competencies

  • Know and understand key ideas of sustainability, the accompanying discourse and the political regime around sustainability
  • Understand possible roles of culture and the cultural sector in the sustainability discourse and practice
  • Be able to build an argument for making cultural productions and practice more environmentally and socially sound
  • Get to know dimensions and practical advice on how to develop cultural projects as well as everyday routines in the cultural sector towards more environmental and social sustainability
  • Develop a strategy for more environmental and social sustainability for an existing or planned project

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